[vdr] Cause for interferences ?

Jukka Tastula jukka.tastula at kotinet.com
Sun Dec 11 13:56:51 CET 2005


On Sunday 11 December 2005 04:35, Niko Mikkila wrote:
> > Same here except if I change channel by pressing up or down -- then
> > there is no black screen in between, just pixelation and sound seems
> > to play some sample from the last channel for a couple of ms (which is
> > really annoying if it happens to be something loud).
> >
> > Is there a real reason why it's different when typing in a channel
> > number or is this another magical feature no one can explain?
>
> I'd guess that difference comes from changing the transponder (that
> requires retuning with only one card) vs changing between channels in
> the same mux.

It's not that since if I change from yle 1 to yle 2 it's instant with 
channel up but there's a pause if I do it by pressing 2. Exact same thing 
between yle2 and mtv3,  pause if I press the channel number, absolutely no 
pause if I press channel up. 

I have two dvb-t cards in the box and I've set up the ca so that it never 
has to retune when switching between frequencies.

So, I'm guessing then that pressing the number key always causes a retune 
but channel up/down only if it is necessary.



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